The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 80 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.60% 0.87% 3.59%
As % of the System Software category 6.85% 9.59% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 42
Average salary £46,000 £28,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.40% -38.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 73 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.72% 9.03% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 70 129
Average salary £34,000 £28,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.26% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Citrix
3 21 (84.00%) DHCP
4 20 (80.00%) ITIL
5 19 (76.00%) SQL
5 19 (76.00%) Cisco
5 19 (76.00%) Linux
5 19 (76.00%) HP
5 19 (76.00%) SAN
5 19 (76.00%) Symantec
6 17 (68.00%) NetApp
6 17 (68.00%) Veritas
6 17 (68.00%) VMware ESX
6 17 (68.00%) NetBackup
6 17 (68.00%) JBoss
6 17 (68.00%) Apache
6 17 (68.00%) Perl
6 17 (68.00%) HPUX
6 17 (68.00%) Solaris
6 17 (68.00%) J2EE
6 17 (68.00%) MySQL
6 17 (68.00%) WebLogic
6 17 (68.00%) Brocade
6 17 (68.00%) Web Development
6 17 (68.00%) DV Cleared
6 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
6 17 (68.00%) Software Architecture
7 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (52.00%) C#

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (68.00%) Apache
1 17 (68.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) DHCP
2 19 (76.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (36.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) J2EE
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (8.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) HPUX
3 17 (68.00%) Solaris
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 17 (68.00%) Web Development
2 17 (68.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) Perl
3 13 (52.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) C++
3 13 (52.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) DV Cleared
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) VMware ESX
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (68.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Citrix
3 19 (76.00%) Cisco
3 19 (76.00%) HP
3 19 (76.00%) Symantec
4 17 (68.00%) Brocade
4 17 (68.00%) JBoss
4 17 (68.00%) NetApp
4 17 (68.00%) Veritas
5 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) Apple
7 2 (8.00%) Websense
7 2 (8.00%) AppSense
8 1 (4.00%) Mitel
8 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.00%) Vizioncore
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Usay Compare
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago